OA North America Prepares Outreach Events and Gatherings Toward Pentecost
OA North America mission has several areas of focus toward Pentecost. The assembly is looking forward to events such as the next session of the Olivet Leadership Institute(OLI), Pentecost day, and the Summer retreat.
Churches are preparing outreach events for the upcoming Pentecost. Types of events will include regional retreats, individual church retreats and special Sunday services.
OA is also preparing for the upcoming OLI, working with churches to confirm participants through its application process.OA Churches are evangelizing with renewed grace and strength from the Easter retreat.
May this be a time where an abundance of people can come to hear and receive the gospel of Jesus Christ.
God's Unconditional Love Demonstrated through His Son's Cross
OA churches and ministries will offer Ash Wednesday Service to commence the Lenten period of 2019. In this season, Christians enter into another profound time of the liturgical year after Christmas to meditate on the theme of Cross and Resurrection of
I recently had a student ask, "How can I balance my everyday life with my spiritual life?" I told her my immediate answer of: "There should be no separation." However this brought up another question that I'm sure the student meant to ask, "How can I center my life around God in my everyday?" It's a crucial question
Oh Father God, after passing the eventful last year, we thank you for allowing us to greet this new year 2019. Throwing off all the old and stale things, may we be strengthened with our Father God in newness. Allow this day to be the day of joy where we start anew.
In this day of history, Father God has loved us.
We delude ourselves when we try to turn our just punishments into a cross and rejoice over that for which we should rather repent. 'For what glory is it, if, when ye be buffeted for your faults, ye shall take it patiently' But if, when ye do well, and suffer for it, ye take it patiently, this is acceptable with God? (1